The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 308 253 188
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -65
Contract jobs citing XHTML 318 375 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.78% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 2.65% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 211 341
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £322 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.13% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 15
Average hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £18.20 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £45.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
- -16.16%
XHTML
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14224 14154 14704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.22% 29.35% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9353 9292 8924
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 247 347
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £17.69 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

XHTML Hourly Rate Histogram in England

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -42 117 £370 -1.33% 43
South East -8 58 £338 -3.57% 28
Yorkshire +31 41 £175 -41.66% 21
East of England -28 24 £375 +11.11% 5
North West -23 22 £325 +4.83% 19
West Midlands -10 20 £315 -4.54% 7
South West -49 19 £325 +8.33% 15
East Midlands +12 15 £360 +2.85% 17
North East -33 1 £275 -15.38% 5
XHTML
UK

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML.

1 602 (100.00%) HTML
2 558 (92.69%) CSS
3 497 (82.56%) JavaScript
4 261 (43.36%) HTML5
5 247 (41.03%) jQuery
6 231 (38.37%) XML
7 204 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
8 178 (29.57%) Ajax
9 168 (27.91%) CSS3
10 155 (25.75%) Java
11 146 (24.25%) .NET
12 136 (22.59%) C#
13 125 (20.76%) SQL
14 123 (20.43%) OO
15 119 (19.77%) PHP
16 117 (19.44%) MVC
17 111 (18.44%) ASP.NET
18 106 (17.61%) TDD
19 104 (17.28%) Photoshop
20 100 (16.61%) Web Services
20 100 (16.61%) User Experience
21 96 (15.95%) SQL Server
22 94 (15.61%) E-Commerce
23 87 (14.45%) CMS
24 85 (14.12%) Git (software)
25 83 (13.79%) MySQL
26 80 (13.29%) W3C
27 78 (12.96%) Scrum
28 77 (12.79%) Web Development
29 76 (12.62%) Subversion

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 87 (14.45%) CMS
2 39 (6.48%) Apache
3 31 (5.15%) SharePoint
4 29 (4.82%) IIS
5 24 (3.99%) WebSphere
6 23 (3.82%) Node.js
7 19 (3.16%) Adobe CQ
8 18 (2.99%) Drupal
9 16 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 16 (2.66%) Umbraco
9 16 (2.66%) WordPress
10 12 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (1.83%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.50%) Alfresco
13 8 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (1.00%) Liferay
15 6 (1.00%) MQSeries
15 6 (1.00%) TeamSite
16 5 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 104 (17.28%) Photoshop
2 48 (7.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (3.32%) MS Excel
4 9 (1.50%) MS Office
5 7 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.00%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.83%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.66%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.66%) GIMP
8 4 (0.66%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.33%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.33%) InDesign
10 1 (0.17%) MS Project
10 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.33%) Magento
1 8 (1.33%) Tridion
2 4 (0.66%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.50%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.50%) GitHub
2 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.83%) Force.com
3 5 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.15%) Internet
2 13 (2.16%) HTTP
3 10 (1.66%) Intranet
4 9 (1.50%) FTP
5 4 (0.66%) SSL
6 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (15.95%) SQL Server
2 83 (13.79%) MySQL
3 48 (7.97%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.33%) RDBMS
6 10 (1.66%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.16%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.00%) Star Schema
9 6 (1.00%) DB2
10 5 (0.83%) Ingres
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.50%) MS Access
12 2 (0.33%) Redis
13 1 (0.17%) SSDT
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 85 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 76 (12.62%) Subversion
3 39 (6.48%) Dreamweaver
4 36 (5.98%) Mercurial
5 32 (5.32%) Visual Studio
6 29 (4.82%) Eclipse
7 28 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (4.49%) Ant
9 24 (3.99%) Grunt
10 22 (3.65%) JIRA
11 21 (3.49%) Jenkins
12 17 (2.82%) Jasmine
13 11 (1.83%) JUnit
14 10 (1.66%) Maven
15 9 (1.50%) FogBugz
15 9 (1.50%) Trac
16 8 (1.33%) NUnit
16 8 (1.33%) Redmine
16 8 (1.33%) Karma Test Runner
17 7 (1.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 58 (9.63%) Finance
2 46 (7.64%) Retail
3 43 (7.14%) Marketing
4 30 (4.98%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.99%) Legal
6 15 (2.49%) Advertising
7 14 (2.33%) Publishing
8 13 (2.16%) Games
8 13 (2.16%) Back Office
9 9 (1.50%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.50%) Banking
10 4 (0.66%) Electronics
11 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Local Government
11 2 (0.33%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.33%) French Language
11 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.33%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 501 (83.22%) Developer
2 156 (25.91%) Front-End Developer
3 81 (13.46%) Web Developer
4 52 (8.64%) Designer
4 52 (8.64%) .NET Developer
5 51 (8.47%) Senior Developer
6 46 (7.64%) Java Developer
7 41 (6.81%) Web Designer
8 40 (6.64%) JavaScript Developer
9 39 (6.48%) PHP Developer
10 31 (5.15%) C# Developer
11 26 (4.32%) Analyst
12 23 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (3.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 18 (2.99%) UI Developer
14 18 (2.99%) Front-End Web Developer
14 18 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
15 16 (2.66%) Software Engineer
16 15 (2.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 12 (1.99%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 602 (100.00%) HTML
2 558 (92.69%) CSS
3 261 (43.36%) HTML5
4 247 (41.03%) jQuery
5 231 (38.37%) XML
6 178 (29.57%) Ajax
7 168 (27.91%) CSS3
8 146 (24.25%) .NET
9 111 (18.44%) ASP.NET
10 100 (16.61%) Web Services
11 76 (12.62%) JSP
12 69 (11.46%) XSLT
13 57 (9.47%) XSL
14 54 (8.97%) .NET Framework
15 51 (8.47%) Flash
16 50 (8.31%) AngularJS
17 49 (8.14%) J2EE
18 47 (7.81%) JSON
19 46 (7.64%) JSTL
20 44 (7.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 100 (16.61%) User Experience
2 80 (13.29%) W3C
3 42 (6.98%) Open Source
4 20 (3.32%) Animation
4 20 (3.32%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.82%) Web 2.0
6 14 (2.33%) Graphic Design
6 14 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.33%) Social Media
8 8 (1.33%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.83%) N-Tier
9 5 (0.83%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.83%) Data Conversion
9 5 (0.83%) Online Games
10 4 (0.66%) IPTV
10 4 (0.66%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.50%) New Media
11 3 (0.50%) WURFL
Operating Systems
1 73 (12.13%) Linux
2 56 (9.30%) UNIX
3 38 (6.31%) Windows
4 25 (4.15%) Solaris
5 13 (2.16%) Android
6 9 (1.50%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.16%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.00%) HPUX
9 3 (0.50%) BlackBerry OS
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.17%) CentOS
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (20.43%) OO
3 117 (19.44%) MVC
4 106 (17.61%) TDD
5 94 (15.61%) E-Commerce
6 78 (12.96%) Scrum
7 77 (12.79%) Web Development
8 73 (12.13%) Content Management
9 59 (9.80%) SEO
10 56 (9.30%) Responsive Web Design
11 52 (8.64%) Web Design
12 47 (7.81%) Unit Testing
13 43 (7.14%) OOP
14 36 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (4.98%) SOA
16 28 (4.65%) Web Accessibility
17 25 (4.15%) Project Management
18 23 (3.82%) Software Engineering
18 23 (3.82%) BDD
19 21 (3.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 497 (82.56%) JavaScript
2 155 (25.75%) Java
3 136 (22.59%) C#
4 125 (20.76%) SQL
5 119 (19.77%) PHP
6 32 (5.32%) Python
7 28 (4.65%) Ruby
8 21 (3.49%) PHP5
8 21 (3.49%) C++
9 18 (2.99%) Scala
9 18 (2.99%) Perl
10 16 (2.66%) T-SQL
11 14 (2.33%) VB.NET
12 12 (1.99%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.66%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.66%) VBA
14 9 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.50%) XPath
15 8 (1.33%) ActionScript
16 7 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (5.81%) Degree
2 20 (3.32%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.49%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.50%) MCP
5 3 (0.50%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.49%) QA
2 7 (1.16%) WCAG
3 4 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.33%) WAI
6 1 (0.17%) Section 508
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.33%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Varnish
2 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (11.96%) Adobe
2 44 (7.31%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.82%) Sitecore
3 23 (3.82%) Oracle
4 22 (3.65%) IBM
5 14 (2.33%) Zend
5 14 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.99%) FatWire
7 9 (1.50%) Facebook
7 9 (1.50%) Twitter
7 9 (1.50%) Interwoven
8 8 (1.33%) RedDot
9 7 (1.16%) SAP
9 7 (1.16%) Google
10 6 (1.00%) Blue Martini
10 6 (1.00%) Elastic Path
10 6 (1.00%) ATG
11 4 (0.66%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.66%) AccuRev
11 4 (0.66%) JBoss
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salmon Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day 6mths rolling contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Vitamin T
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aquent
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Vitamin T
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £416 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £120 - £163 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £120 - £163 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago